Student Affairs

Scott F. Smith, Ph.D., Vice President
Maria Luisa Alvarez, Ph.D., Associate Vice President and Dean of Students
M. Eileen McDonough, Ed.D., Associate Vice President
AnaMaria Rodriguez, Administrative Assistant

Landon Student Union 300
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Roxanne Davies, Ph.D., Associate Vice President for Mission
Thompson Hall, 202

Vision Statement

Our vision, guided by our Catholic Identity, Dominican heritage and University commitments, is to empower our students with the skills and competencies to be leaders for a just and humane world.

Call To Our Students

“Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire.” ― St. Catherine of Siena


Student-Centered, Collaboration, Engagement, Integrated Learning, Reflection, Service Excellence

Mission Statement

Through a transformative student experience characterized by “Learn, Reflect, and Serve,” the Division of Mission and Student Engagement develops and implements programs and services that help students become committed to:

  • Barry University pride
  • Health and wellness
  • Social justice, service and advocacy
  • Ethical and inclusive leadership
  • Spiritual and personal discernment
  • Professional and career development

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